Cookie Policy

We may collect information automatically when you visit this site using cookies.

Cookies are small text files stored on your computer by your browser. They are used for many things, such as remembering whether you’ve visited the site before, so that you remain logged in – or to help us work out how many new website visitors we get each month. They contain information about the use of your computer but don’t include personal information about you (they don’t store your name, for instance).

By accessing this site, you agree that this Cookie Policy will apply whenever you access our site on any device.

  1. Our use of cookies

The cookies allow us to identify your computer and find out details about your last visit.

You can choose, below, not to allow cookies. If you do, we can’t guarantee that your experience with our site will be as good as if you do allow cookies.

The information collected by cookies does not personally identify you; it includes general information about your computer settings, your connection to the Internet e.g. operating system and platform, Internet Protocol (IP) address, your browsing patterns and timings of browsing on our site and your location.

  1. Types of cookies

We use the following categories of cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies: these are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our site.
  • Analytical/performance cookies: they allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them below:

Google Analytics cookies:

 

We use Google Analytics to collect information about how our visitors use our website, including details of the site where the visitor has come from and the total number of times a visitor has been to our website.   We use the information collected to improve our website and enhance the experience for our visitors. These cookies are prefixed with _ga(t) or _utm. The lifetime of these cookies is from 10 minutes to 30 days.
  1. Turning Off Cookies in Different Browsers

Most internet browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can change the settings of your browser to erase cookies or prevent automatic acceptance if you prefer. Remember that if you turn off cookies in your browser then these settings apply to all websites.

The ‘Help menu’ on the menu bar of most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies altogether.

Additionally, you can disable or delete similar data used by browser add-ons by changing the add-ons settings or visiting the website of its manufacturer.

Should require further information about cookies, please visit: www.allaboutcookies.org.